Antonio Eduardo Large

7 April 1904–30 March 1983 (Age 78)
Edith, Archuleta, Colorado, United States

The Life Summary of Antonio Eduardo

When Antonio Eduardo Large was born on 7 April 1904, in Edith, Archuleta, Colorado, United States, his father, Carlos Frederico Large, was 29 and his mother, Elena Martinez, was 18. He married Matilde Maxima Martinez on 2 November 1923, in Delta, Delta, Colorado, United States. They were the parents of at least 6 sons and 4 daughters. He lived in Archuleta, Colorado, United States in 1935 and Pagosa Springs, Archuleta, Colorado, United States in 1940. He died on 30 March 1983, in Clark, Nevada, United States, at the age of 78.

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Family Time Line

Antonio Eduardo Large
Matilde Maxima Martinez
Marriage: 2 November 1923
Antoine Federico Large
Charles Large
Delphina Large
Manuel Large
Lila Large
Ernest Gilbert Large
Isador Large
LeRoy Joseph Large
Madeline Carol Large
Maria Lorena Large

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    2 November 1923Delta, Delta, Colorado, United States
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    World Events (8)

    1906 · Saving Food Labels
    Age 2
    The first of many consumer protection laws which ban foreign and interstate traffic in mislabeled food and drugs. It requires that ingredients be placed on the label.
    1906 · Licencing Butchers
    Age 2
    A law that makes it a crime to misbrand meat being sold as food, and ensures that the meat is slaughtered and processed under sanitary conditions.
    Age 23
    Charles Lindbergh makes the first solo nonstop transatlantic flight in his plane The Spirit of St. Louis.

    Name Meaning

    English and French: nickname (literal or ironic) Middle English, Old French large meaning ‘generous, lavish; ample, big, broad’. The English word came to acquire its modern sense only gradually during the Middle Ages; it is used to mean ‘ample in quantity’ in the 13th century, and the sense ‘broad’ first occurs in the 14th. This use is probably too late for the surname to have originated as a nickname for a fat man.

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Sources (10)

    • Tony F Large, "United States Census, 1930"
    • Tony Large in entry for Manuel Isadore Large and Lena Carrillo, "California, County Marriages, 1850-1952"
    • Anthony Edward Large, "Colorado, World War II Draft Registration Cards, 1940-1945"

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